Homicide Investigation in the 1400 block of 72nd Ave.

Date Posted: August 10th, 2020 @ 9:53 AM
Last Updated: August 10th, 2020 @ 9:59 AM
Oakland Police Press Release

On August 8th, 2020, at approx. 10:10 PM, Oakland Police Officers responded to a report of a shooting in the area of 1400 72nd Ave. Officers arrived on scene and located two male adults suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. One male succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased on scene. The other male was transported to a local hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

Oakland Police Homicide Investigators responded to the scene and began the follow-up investigation into the circumstances surrounding the apparent shooting. The victim’s identity is being withheld pending notification to next of kin. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Homicide Section at (510) 238-3821 or the TIP LINE at 238-7950.